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Tale of the Tape

Chemed Corp. (CHE - Snapshot Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by over 10% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $73.31 to $9.68 in the past one-month time frame.

This home health care company has seen no estimate revision over the past 30 days and its Zacks Consensus Estimate remained unchanged over the same time frame. The recent price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Chemed currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked stocks in the same industry include Almost Family Inc. (AFAM - Snapshot Report), DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA - Analyst Report) and LCA-Vision Inc. . While Almost Family holds a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), DaVita HealthCare and LCA-Vision carry a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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